The Philadelphia Protestant Home will hold its "Voyage to Atlantis Gala" on October 10, 2014 at the Cannstatter Volksfest Verien. The Gala will feature a cocktail reception, silent auction, dinner and entertainment by top Philadelphia dance and wedding band, Jellyroll! This annual Gala benefits PPH Benevolent Care Fund. Come out for a great night!
The Philadelphia Protestant Home prides itself on excellent personal care and a wide range of amentities and services for their residents, all offered at affordable prices and provided in a warm, safe environment. Recently, U.S. News Weekly, ranked the Philadelphia Protestant Home amongst the best nursing homes in the United States.
When: October 10, 2014
6:30pm - Reception and Silent Auction
8:00pm - Dinner
Where: Cannstatter Volksfest Verein
9130 Academy Road, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19114
Save the date! Big Ric Rising will play at Deborah Heart and Lung Center Hospital's 9th Annual Red Tie Gala held on November 8, 2014. Come out to support a fantastic cause and enjoy dinner, dancing, auctions and raffles. Proceeds from this event will go to support specialized patient care at Deborah Hospital.
The Deborah Hospital Foundation prides itself on alliances with individuals, corporations, labor organizations, service organizations, and foundations all of which work together to ensure our philosophy of “there can be no price on life” will always be upheld.Today, DEBORAH Hospital Foundation’s efforts continue as we recieve support through Annual Giving, Major and Planned Gifts, Corporate and Foundation Grants, and Special Events, as well as countless other community-inspired activities. Now, more than ever, our accomplishments are critical to the well-being of thousands of families.
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When: November 8, 2014
Where: Hyatt at Penns Landing
201 S Christopher Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19106
The Uptown! Entertainment Alliance will host their 3rd annual "Vintage Hollywood" Red Carpet Gala on October 11, 2014! "The mission of Uptown! Entertainment Alliance is to promote cultural, economic, and civic life experiences in the community through art of all kinds: live theater, music, dance, film and other local events in the heart of West Chester, Pennsylvania's historic district." The night will feature delicious Hors D’oeuvres, dancing and music provided by top Philadelphia dance band, Contagious and a silent auction. Guests are asked to dress as their favorite Vintage Hollywood actor or starlet.
The proceeds for this gala will go towards supporting future art in the area; the Alliance aims to bring a theater to West Chester by restoring the historic West Chester Amory. Come out for this elegant affair!
When: October 11, 2014
7:00pm - 11:00pm
Where: Winterthur Visitor Center
5101 Kennett Pike, Wilmington, DE
The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition is proud to present its gala event, Northern Lights of Life: A 1920's Style Evening of Living and Giving. The night will be filled with a touching survivor video, dancing to live music provided by the Tom Pizzi Trio, high-spirited bidding, casino-style table games, gourment food and special themed entertainment by Improv on Rye, all in support of ending the fight against breast cancer.
When: October 18, 2014
7:00pm - 10:00pm
Where: Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Road, Kennet Square, Pennsylvania 19348
The special 10th Anniversary of the Annual Gravediggers' Ball will be held on October 24, 2014 at the Crystal Tea Room in Center City, Philadelphia. Join us for a festive night that will feature a tapas style dinner with complimentary wine, raffle, live and silent auction and fantastic live music by Big Ric Rising, one of Philadelphia's finest dance bands.
Today, Laurel Hill Cemetary, stands as the first cemetary in the United States to be honored with the designation of National Historic Landmark.The Gravediggers' Ball raises direct funds for the Friends of Laurel Hill Cemetary, a nonprofit organization that works to preserve, interpret and promote the site for which it exists. Since its establishment in 1836, Laurel Hill Cemetery has been maintained as a free and fully accessible educational, environmental and recreational resource for both nearby communities and faraway visitors. It has served equally as a place of enjoyment for the living and one of peaceful rest for the dead for over 175 years.
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When: October 24, 2014
7pm - 12am
Where: Crystal Tea Room
100 E Penn Square, Philadelphia, PA 19107
The Fall Gala is an elegant celebration that caters to the highest-level supporters of WOMEN’S WAY and the regions most well-respected business leaders and philanthropists. Tickets to this exclusive event start at $350 per person. The evening includes networking and a silent auction amidst the exotic halls of the Academy, filled with mammals, birds and butterflies, followed by dinner and dancing inside Dinosaur Hall with the largest predator ever to walk on earth, Tyrannosaurus rex.
WOMEN’S WAY will also host a special VIP reception, exclusively for patron and above level ticket holders ($650+) and select corporate partners from 6:30—7:30 PM. The VIP reception will include a private tour and chocolate tasting at the Academy of Natural Sciences East Coast premiere of Chocolate: The Exhibition. Chocolate reveals aspects of this sumptuous sweet that you’ve never thought about before. Guests will explore the plant, the products, and the culture of chocolate through the lenses of science, history, and popular culture, all while enjoying champagne and hors d'oeuvres.
The Gala is a critical fundraising event for WOMEN’S WAY and generates vital revenue that strengthens our core program areas of grantmaking, public education and advocacy and, in turn, helps create a region safer, healthier and more promising for women and girls.
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Since 1977, WOMEN'S WAY has been a trusted and powerful advocate for women and girls. As the leading philanthropy, advocacy and education organization for women in the Greater Philadelphia region, we are at the forefront of identifying needs, sharing knowledge and building awareness to challenge social inequities and empower women. At WOMEN’S WAY we ultimately envision an engaged society in which women and girls have achieved economic equity, safety, and reproductive freedom, and have unfettered access to opportunity.
When: Friday, October 24, 2014
7:30 - Midnight
Where: Academy of Natural Science
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103
The Philadelphia Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association is hosting The 10th Annual Liberty Ball: A Knight for the Kids on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at the Crystal Tea Room in Philadelphia. Proceeds from the black-tie optional event will support the efforts of the Penn State Dance Marathon (THON) to raise money for its sole beneficiary, The Four Diamonds Fund at the Hershey Medical Center. Since its inception in 2005, the Liberty Ball has raised over $100,000 for THON to help conquer pediatric cancer. The event will feature live entertainment, silent auctions, raffles, touching stories from Four Diamonds families, dinner and dancing.
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When: January 24, 2015
7:00pm - 12:00am
Where: Crystal Tea Room
100 E Penn Square, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107